Category: Government

Government news at the state and local levels

Lake View Town Council Minutes: April 2022

Mayor Dennis Townsend welcomed everyone and opened the meeting with prayer.

Robbie Coward Victory In Dillon County Council District Six Primary Being Protested

A protest was received on Thursday morning by the Dillon County Board of Elections in the Dillon County Council District Six Primary Election on Tuesday, June 14th from candidate Gerome “Gee” McLeod, the current councilman in the district.

Seven People File For Dillon County Council District Two Seat

Seven people have filed for the Dillon County Council District Two seat left vacant by the death of Christopher Miller.

SENATE REPORT: General Assembly Adjourns

The 2022 session of the South Carolina General Assembly has officially adjourned. As you may be aware, we have done this according to a Sine Die resolution, meaning that the Legislature may reconvene to discuss certain topics such as the state’s budget.

Filing Opens For Dillon County Council District Two Seat

Filing for the Dillon County Council District Two Seat held by the late Christopher Miller will open on Friday, May 20th at 12 noon and will close on Saturday, May 28th at 12 noon.

Early Voting Now In Effect For June Primaries

Governor McMaster today signed into law legislation passed by the General Assembly that establishes early voting in South Carolina.

Public Encouraged To Register To Vote, Update Address Before Deadline

To help ensure voters are prepared for the 2022 Statewide Primaries on June 14, the State Election Commission wants to remind everyone of the fast-approaching voter registration deadlines and urge those already registered to update their information.

AGENDA: Regular Meeting Of the Latta Town Council-May 12, 2022

AGENDA: Regular Meeting Of the Latta Town Council-May 12, 2022-7:00 p.m.

Rep. Hayes Awarded BHSA Legislator Of The Year Award

Representative Jackie E. “Coach” Hayes was awarded the Behavioral Health Services Association (BHSA) Legislator of the Year Award for the SC House of Representatives.

AGENDA: Dillon County Council Meeting, April 27, 2022

This is the agenda for the April 27th meeting of the Dillon County Council.